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Bonnie K. Kirkland Senior Attorney

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2010

Court Admissions

  • United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas

Education

  • St. Mary's University School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2010
  • The University of Texas at Austin, B.B.A., International Business, with honors, 2006

Bonnie Kirkland advises clients on litigation, including all stages of pretrial and trial work in state and federal court. She has represented clients in disputes involving breach of contract, administrative investigations and other business matters. Bonnie also has valuable experience advising clients with regard to labor and employment issues, including wage and hour issues, discrimination claims, employee training, and compliance with federal and state employment laws.

Experience

  • Member of a team defending a national insurance provider against first-party insurance claims
  • Member of a team defending a multi-national snack-food company in employment-related disputes

Memberships & Involvement

  • San Antonio Young Lawyer’s Association, President, 2018

  • Coastal Bend Women Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, Secretary

  • Corpus Christi Young Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, Secretary

  • St. Mary's University School of Law Alumni Association, Board Member

Community/Civic Activities

  • Junior League of Corpus Christi
  • Texas Exes-Corpus Christi Chapter, Board Member
  • YWCA- HR Committee
  • Recognized in Texas Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star2018
  • S.A. Scene, "San Antonio’s Best Lawyers," Insurance Defense, 2014, 2016, 2018
  • Selected as one of Corpus Christi’s “40 Under 40” for 2013 sponsored by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi